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Learning Apple OS X Yosemite Server

Video Description

In this Learning Apple OS X Yosemite Server training course, expert author Chris Tarnowieckyi will teach you how to install, upgrade, and configure a Server. This course is designed for beginning and intermediate Mac users who are looking to learn about the Yosemite Server.

You will start with an introduction to the Server app, then jump into learning about advanced tools and management. From there, Chris will teach you about network infrastructure services, how to secure services with certificates, and basic directory services. This video tutorial also covers topics such as open directory, mobile device management, managing updates and apps, configuring the time machine, and file sharing. You will also learn about the mail server, web server, wiki server, and contacts server. Finally, you will learn how to configure the NetInstall service, as well as the Xcode service.

Once you have completed this computer based training course, you will be fully capable of installing and configuring an Apple OS X Yosemite Server. Working files are included, allowing you to follow along with the author throughout the lessons.

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction
    1. Welcome 00:02:59
    2. How To Use This Course 00:02:40
    3. How To Access Your Working Files 00:01:15
  2. Installation And Administration
    1. Evaluating Your Computer For Upgrades 00:04:44
    2. Preparing To Install Yosemite Server 00:03:42
    3. Upgrading To Yosemite 00:03:33
    4. Upgrading Server 00:06:40
    5. Migrating From A Previous Server 00:08:57
    6. Configuring An Administration Computer 00:07:26
    7. Installing A New Yosemite Server 00:04:08
  3. Introduction To Server App
    1. Touring The Server App Interface 00:08:05
    2. Managing Settings And Access 00:04:06
    3. Configuring Notifications 00:02:39
    4. Storing Service Data 00:05:00
    5. Integration For Airport Extreme Base Station Or Time Capsule 00:03:24
  4. Advanced Tools And Management
    1. Unix Command Line To Administer Servers - Part 1 00:06:32
    2. Unix Command Line To Administer Servers - Part 2 00:09:04
    3. Examining The Server Admin Command Line Tool 00:08:03
    4. Remote Command Line Administration 00:06:55
    5. Exploring Launchd Items 00:08:24
  5. Network Infrastructure Services
    1. Exploring Apple Networking 00:09:58
    2. Configuring Link Aggregate Networking For A Server 00:06:53
    3. DHCP Configuration 00:08:47
    4. Working With A Minimal DNS Service 00:04:04
    5. Configuring A DNS Server 00:08:24
    6. Configuring A Secondary DNS Server 00:03:35
    7. Configuring Network Time 00:03:32
    8. Configuring VPN 00:07:12
  6. Secure Services With Certificates
    1. Introduction To Security Certificates 00:08:29
    2. Managing And Creating Self Signed Certificates 00:04:28
    3. Generating A Certificate Signing Request 00:02:19
    4. Installing A CA Signed Certificate 00:05:07
    5. Configuring A Service With A Signed Certificate 00:04:13
    6. Creating Your Own CA 00:07:55
  7. Basic Directory Services
    1. Creating An Open Directory Master 00:07:19
    2. Managing An Open Directory Master 00:07:59
    3. Managing Users With Server App 00:08:36
    4. Managing Groups With Server App 00:05:49
    5. Managing User Home Folders And Group Shared Folders With Server App 00:08:42
    6. Managing Password Policies And Services Access With Server App 00:06:45
  8. Mobile Users
    1. Creating A Mobile Account 00:04:19
    2. Creating An External Account 00:06:12
  9. Open Directory
    1. Exploring Directory Utility 00:09:33
    2. Exporting Users And Groups 00:05:12
    3. Archiving And Restoring Open Directory 00:04:50
    4. Creating A Single Sign On Environment 00:07:16
    5. Creating Open Directory Replicas 00:06:56
    6. Managing Locales 00:03:38
    7. Cleaning Up Directory Services 00:04:03
  10. Mobile Device Management
    1. Starting Profile Manager 00:03:40
    2. Examining Enrollment Profiles 00:05:06
    3. Enrolling A Mac OS X Device 00:03:45
    4. Enrolling An iOS Device 00:05:24
    5. Configuring A Device Profile 00:03:33
    6. Configuring A Device Group Profile 00:03:01
    7. Enrolling And Deploying A Profile To An Apple TV 00:03:52
    8. Configuring A User Profile 00:03:09
    9. Configuring A Group Profile 00:03:10
    10. Using The Default Configuration Profile 00:04:37
    11. Configuring The Volume Purchase Program 00:04:05
    12. Using The Volume Purchase Program 00:06:08
    13. Managing Devices With The User Portal 00:02:42
    14. Managing Devices With The Profile Manager 00:03:55
  11. Updates To System Software And Apps
    1. Configuring The Caching Service 00:04:02
    2. Managing The Caching Service 00:05:14
    3. Monitoring The Caching Service 00:04:18
    4. Configuring And Managing The Software Update Service 00:04:48
    5. Configuring Software Update Service With The Defaults Write Command 00:03:39
    6. Configuring Software Update Service With Device Management 00:03:52
    7. Configuring A Cascading Software Update Service 00:05:52
    8. Software Update Alerts From Server App 00:03:58
  12. Time Machine
    1. Configuring The Time Machine Service 00:04:40
    2. Configuring A Server To Use Time Machine 00:05:26
    3. Examining The Backup Data For A Mac Client 00:08:16
    4. Examining The Backup Data For A Mac Server 00:04:00
    5. Restoring With Time Machine 00:02:37
    6. Managing The Time Machine Service 00:04:19
  13. File Sharing
    1. Configuring The File Sharing Service 00:05:18
    2. Options For Shared Folders 00:05:50
    3. Connecting With AFP 00:03:23
    4. Connecting With SMB 00:04:16
    5. Connecting With WebDAV 00:03:29
    6. Configuring And Connecting With FTP 00:04:41
    7. Configuring And Connecting With NFS 00:04:20
  14. Mail Server
    1. Configuring The Mail Service And Mail Accounts With Server App 00:07:25
    2. Deploying Mail Settings 00:06:20
    3. Examining Advanced Mail Service Settings 00:06:38
  15. Web Server
    1. Configuring The Web Service With A Default Website 00:04:14
    2. Exploring The Default Website 00:03:32
    3. Creating A Custom Website 00:06:14
    4. Viewing Website Log Files 00:02:32
    5. Restricting Access To A Secure Website 00:05:09
    6. Exploring Simple Web Apps 00:02:07
    7. Disabling And Deleting A Website 00:01:45
  16. Wiki Server
    1. Configuring The Wiki Services In Server App 00:03:09
    2. Creating A Wiki 00:02:52
    3. Creating And Editing Content 00:07:03
    4. Collaborating And Sharing Files In A Wiki 00:05:53
    5. Searching For Content 00:02:39
    6. Email Notifications 00:02:18
    7. Exploring The Blogs In The Wiki Service 00:03:43
    8. Exploring The Personal Wiki Settings 00:04:55
  17. Calendar Server
    1. Configuring The Calendar Service 00:05:27
    2. Deploying Calendar Settings 00:04:05
    3. Creating Locations And Resources 00:02:38
    4. Exploring The Calendar Service 00:08:30
    5. Delegate And Shared Calendars 00:04:49
  18. Contacts Server
    1. Configuring Contacts Service 00:03:04
    2. Deploying Contacts Settings 00:05:58
    3. Adding Contact Information To The Directory Service 00:02:53
    4. Batch Importing People Into The Directory Service 00:04:40
  19. Messages Server
    1. Configuring The Messages Service 00:03:35
    2. Deploying Messages Settings 00:05:23
    3. Exploring The Messages Server From Messages App 00:05:28
    4. Examining Messages Log Files 00:04:06
  20. NetInstall
    1. Configuring The NetInstall Service 00:03:37
    2. Creating A NetBoot Image With System Image Utility 00:06:42
    3. Deploying A NetBoot Image 00:05:15
    4. Creating A NetInstall Image With System Image Utility 00:06:27
    5. Creating A NetRestore Image With System Image Utility 00:03:59
    6. Deploying NetInstall And NetRestore Images 00:04:12
  21. Xcode Service
    1. Configuring The Xcode Service 00:05:52
    2. Creating And Accessing Source Code Repositories 00:05:41
    3. Creating And Managing A Bot 00:03:59
    4. Monitoring With The Report Navigator And Web Browser 00:02:29
  22. Conclusion
    1. Where To Get More Information 00:01:13